The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Home Counties region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / Home Counties
Rank 2 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 46.67% 7.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 46.67% 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £418
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Home Counties region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
15 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 100.00% 84.62% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 6
Median daily rate £375 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £553 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Home Counties region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Home Counties region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Home Counties region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP